Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online APHEA-accredited* MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge in all the main disciplines of public health. The programme equips you with the practical knowledge, problem-solving and research skills enabling you to respond to health inequalities and manage and evaluate public health programmes in complex multicultural environments. The online MPH helps prepare you to take on responsible positions within public, NGO and international settings.**
Worldwide except for the UK:
* Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. If you reside outside of the United Kingdom, please review your country of residence’s requirements to confirm recognition of your programme.
** Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree programme. The University of Liverpool Online Programmes does not offer programmes that lead to professional licensure.
*APHEA is the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation.
** Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree programme. The University of Liverpool Online Programmes does not offer programmes that lead to professional licensure
General admission criteria
In keeping with its standing as a high-ranking institution, the University of Liverpool sets high standards for applicants to its online postgraduate programmes.
You will generally be expected to have a suitable combination of these three elements:
- Work experience. You may be expected to have a minimum amount of relevant working experience.
- Educational qualifications. This will usually be a bachelor’s or master’s degree, depending on the programme for which you are applying; vocational and professional qualifications can also count
- A good standard of written English. If English is not your native language, you will be asked to demonstrate a particular level of English proficiency
The University believes in treating applicants as individuals and in making offers which are appropriate to their personal circumstances and background. For this reason, admissions staff may take into account a range of factors, both academic and non-academic, in assessing applicants’ merit and potential.
Your work or professional experience is important. If you are successfully admitted to a University of Liverpool online programme, you will draw on your professional experience in order to complete assignments and participate fully in the online classroom. In return, you will gain practical knowledge, skills and insights into best practices that you can apply immediately in your work.
Specific admission requirements – master’s programmes
One to two years or more of relevant professional experience.
Applicants for whom English is not a mother tongue will need to demonstrate English proficiency comparable to IELTS 6.5, TEEP 6.5, and TOEFL scores of around 600 (paper-based test) or around 90 (internet test), or GCSE C.
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Last updated October 12, 2018